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Cataract Gorge Reserve

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Address: Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
Phone Number: +61 447 673 459
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Guided Canoe Tour on Launceston's Tamar River

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Breathtaking scenery!

Absolutely loved this place! Definitely a must for all tourists. The walks are really great and there is a pool to swim in or you can swim in the gorge itself!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Penguin, Australia
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Absolutely loved this place! Definitely a must for all tourists. The walks are really great and there is a pool to swim in or you can swim in the gorge itself!

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Berri, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent a lovely afternoon exploring Cataract Gorge - walked in via the zig-zag track, had some ice creams and cold drinks at the little cafe, took the chairlift across to the garders, looked around the suspension bridge and the2 look-outs above it, then walked back out to the road via the main track. We gave the eagle eyrie lookout... More 

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Thank Andrew_Alin
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We walked from the main road along the cataract gorge, beautiful walk up to the cafe and had morning tea with the peacocks, lovely!!

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Thank Judy W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Cataract Gorge is absolutely amazing! Been twice now and I still find it breath-taking. Not game enough to go on the chair lift myself, but others seemed to be enjoying it! Unfortunately recent flooding resulted in some usual paths being blocked off for safety which was a bit disappointing, but couldn't be helped. The bridge is a bit of an... More 

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Thank JJ_044
Gold Coast, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lovely chair lift ride over the gorge. This was my second visit here and still enjoyed it. Heaps of peacocks at the top and they were showing off big time with their feathers spread out! Way cool.

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Thank joellenf910
Bangalore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is place is nicely maintained. It's a very good place to spend a half day with family. River n bridge at the Gorge are worth the visit. Peacocks are the special attractions for me n family. They are beautiful. Lift chair ride above the gorge is gorgeous 😊 There's a cafe n another high rise restaurant with beautiful views... More 

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Cronulla, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The walk from the City Centre meanders around the river to the kiosk and picnic areas. There is plenty of food and drinks available at the kiosk at reasonable prices and the local peacocks add plenty of colour to the scenery. You have a choice of a walkway, suspended bridge or chair lift to cross the Gorge to either side.... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

You can enjoy a nice easy walk up from the city to the restaurant or choose one of the other more energetic walks . The views of the gorge are spectacular. We chose to drive and park in the car park near the restaurant. We wandered around the gardens then took the chair lift over to the museum. This contained... More 

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Thank Sue F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A unique and wonderful park in the city. Love the chair lift, basin, river, flowers and pool. I have many memories here as a child and it is still wonderful after all these years. A must for any visitor to Launceston

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The reserve is a popular destination for both locals and tourists. Great walking trails, wildlife and picnic spaces. The chairlift is a bit of fun. Well worth a visit if in Launceston.

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